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New Brunswick Prisoner Reentry Site to Open Tomorrow

February 19, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Former Gov. Jim McGreevey, who has made prisoner reentry programs his major focus, will be on hand tomorrow to open a new site on Livingston Avenue. 

McGreevey runs the New Jersey Reentry Corporation (NJRC), a nonprofit agency serving court-involved individuals. The opening is set for 11 a.m. at  57 Livingston Avenue, Unit 3, New Brunswick, N.J.

Mayor Anesh Proclaims Boy Scouts Week

SOUTH PLAINFIELD – South Plainfield Borough Hall was more crowded than usual at this month's council meeting. At first one might think it was a United Parcel Service (UPS) convention. As the courtroom and halls were packed with people donning brown. No it wasn’t a convention after all, it was Mayor Anesh’s annual proclamation for Boy Scouts Week Proclamation.

The ...

Borough Employees “Wear Red for Women”

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Borough of South Plainfield employees participated in the National Wear Red Day for Women on Friday, February 2, 2018. Wear Red Day is a national awareness movement initiated by the American Heart Association to highlight the number one cause of death among women: heart disease, stroke and all other cardiovascular diseases.

On Friday, many of the borough employees ...

Super Saturday Event at Senior Center a Success

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J.  – The Senior Center of South Plainfield, which traditionally has run its popular programs on Monday through Friday experimented on Saturday, January 27 by opening its doors from 8 a.m. until 12 p.m. A fabulous breakfast buffet was served to those who attended the event.

The morning rushed by quickly as the seniors played cards, worked ...

State AG Criticizes ICE Detention of 2 Middlesex Men, Attempted Arrest of Another

TRENTON, NJ - State attorney general Gurbir Grewal is questioning a move by federal immigration agents yesterday to detain two Middlesex County residents as they were dropping their kids off at school.

Grewal, in his letter to Kirstjen Nielsen, US Secretary of Homeland Security, said he had “serious concerns” about the feds going after undocumented immigrants at “sensitive ...

South Plainfield Library Board Reorganizes, Recognizes Outgoing President

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Library Board held its 2018 reorganization meeting earlier this month.  

At the Jan. 9 meeting, the nine-member board unanimously elected Cheryl Nagel-Smiley as president as well as re-elected Gary Jones as vice president and Melissa Katsingris as treasurer. For 2018, the board also includes members Robert Bengivenga, Frank Lemos, Ray ...

Burst Pipe Causes Minimal Damage, Downtime to South Plainfield PAL

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ  – Things were back to normal at the South Plainfield PAL building on Monday morning after a three-day closure due to a burst pipe.

In the early hours of Jan. 4, Department of Public Works employee Tommy Zazzara discovered the gym floor covered in water and called fellow borough employee Angelo Paradiso to come shut off the valve. Borough Administrator ...

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